Introduction to the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2018 Edition

  • 17:00 - 18:00
  • 22 Feb 2018

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (EST) 

This webinar will introduce participants to the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2018 Edition, which is the leading global guidance for business continuity and resilience professionals since it was first issued in 2001.

Key Objectives:

  1. Introducing the Business Continuity Management (BCM) lifecycle that provides a framework to structure the approach to business continuity.
  2. An overview of the six professional practices within the BCM lifecycle
  3. A review of key changes between the GPG 2013 and the new GPG 2018 Edition.
  4. An overview of the BCI CBCI Certification Course based on the GPG 2018 Edition.

Who is the webinar for?

This webinar is relevant to anyone with a business continuity and resilience related role, which can include, but is not limited to, those working in risk management, information security, physical security, emergency management, facilities management, health and safety, communications and human resources.

About the speaker:

Marie-Hélène Primeau, CPA, CA, MBCI, ISO 22301 Lead Auditor – Vice President, Premier Continuum
Marie-Hélène Primeau, awarded RBC Canadian women entrepreneur 2016, is an approved instructor of the Business Continuity Institute. For the last decade, she has trained hundreds of professionals in North America and Europe (in English and French). She is also a seasoned practitioner, with 15 years of experience in supporting public and private organizations in setting up, exercising, maintaining and evaluating their business continuity program. Moreover, she is a member of the ISO Technical Committee 292 in charge of the development of the ISO 22301 and a member of the CSA Z1600 Committee.

Her firm, Premier Continuum, celebrating 20 years in business, is a proud training partner of the Business Continuity Institute since 2008. The firm also provides consulting services and a web platform, ParaSolution, to manage business continuity, emergency response and IT disaster recovery programs. ParaSolution was named “Vendor to watch” in Gartner’s 2017 Magic Quadrant on Business Continuity Management Solutions and shortlisted for the BCI Americas Awards 2016 and 2017.


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